There are so many Android brands here in the Philippines but only too few are well known. So far, Starmobile, MyPhone and Cherry Mobile are the brands that comes to mind when we first think of locally made smartphones. There are still others who wants the same attention. Take for example DTC Mobile. DTC has been making feature and smartphones for quite sometime now. DTC kiosks are scattered around the metro and it has retail partners too. There is also a list of service centers found on DTC’s website.
DTC has recently launched new smartphones during the holiday season and one of them, is the DTC Jupiter or DTC GT17 Jupiter which is its official name. This is one of the company’s first quad core powered smartphones. Let’s check out the specs!
DTC GT17 Jupiter specs:
- 1.3GHz Quad Core Mediatek MT6582 processor
- Mali 400 graphics
- 1GB RAM
- 4GB internal memory, expandable via MicroSD up to 32GB
- 4.7-inch qHD display (960 x 540 pixels)
- 13 megapixel rear facing camera with autofocus and LED flash
- 2 megapixel front facing camera
- Dual SIM, Dual Standby
- HSPA+, 3G, Quad Band GSM, WiFi, WiFi Direct, WiFi hotspot, Bluetooth
- GPS, A-GPS
- 2,200 mAh Li-Po battery
- Android 4.2 Jellybean
The phone, as you can see, look a lot like the HTC One. It comes with free screen protector and case. The DTC GT17 Jupiter is retailed for P6,990 which is lower than smartphones from other brands with the same specs. The phone is now available on DTC kiosks and retail partners nationwide. If you own one, please do share your experience with it. 🙂